I’m trying to write this and give it a fancy spin, some lovely PR doctoring that makes things sound pretty great even when they’re awful, and I just can’t do it. I’ve already written and erased this thing four, maybe five times now, and it just keeps coming out rubbish. The fact is, this is the […]
Random thoughts on art, the creative process, and what I’m up to in the studio.
PART ONE: MINIVANS ARE BORING Minivans are boring. They are also incredibly practical. Which is why I have driven one for many years now, but that doesn’t mean I have to like it. It started simply enough. We needed a car that could haul stuff. With this van we could load it up for […]
Normally considered an insult, “don’t quit your day job!” is intended to slam you back into the mire of mundane. “You’re not good enough” is the message. Stop kidding yourself. You don’t measure up. I disagree, and I think a “day job” is the best thing for an artist. I worked for a long time […]
In the past when I attempted to blog, I titled it “The Muse” and ART was the theme. My posts were all about what I was painting, what I was thinking of painting, what I thought of painting, etc. Occasionally a bit about the studio and what show or event we were hosting. That, to […]